Infinix Hot S3 smartphone was launched in India in the last week in two variants priced at Rs. 8,999 and Rs. 10,999. This smartphone is all set to go on sale for the first time today exclusively via the online retailer Flipkart. The smartphone has been launched in two color variants - Brush Gold and Sandstone Black.
The highlight of the Infinix Hot S3 is the presence of a 20MP selfie camera at the front. This selfie camera is accompanied by dual LED soft flash light, f/2.0 aperture and 5P lens. The rear snapper is a 13MP unit with a similar f/2.0 aperture, FHD 1080p video recording support and PDAF. You can take a look at our first impressions of the Infinix Hot S3 to know more details about the device.
Refreshing on its specifications, the Infinix smartphone bestows a 5.65-inch HD+ 2.5D curved glass display with a screen resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels and an aspect ratio of 18:9. As the smartphone embraces a full-screen design, it appears to have a taller display without a front-facing fingerprint sensor.
Under its hood, the Infinix Hot S3 makes use of an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor paired with Adreno 505 GPU. As mentioned above, there are two variants of the smartphone based on the RAM and storage capacities. One variant of the device has 3GB RAM and 32GB storage space and the other variant has 4GB RAM and 64GB storage space. However, both the variants support expandable storage support up to 128GB with the help of a microSD card.
The smartphone runs Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box that is impressive as it is a budget smartphone. The connectivity aspects on board are 4G VoLTE, GPS, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi and dual SIM support. A 4000mAh battery powers the Infinix Hot S3 rendering a decent backup to it that lets it last for up to one day.
With a 20MP selfie camera, the Infinix smartphone jumps on the bandwagon of affordable selfie-centric smartphones in the country. We can expect more such budget selfie smartphones to be launched in the country in the coming weeks or months.